Biography Of Sir Isaac Newton 's Life

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By: Katlyn Arneson Every day there are new better things being offered to the world, whether it be a new Phone, a new car, or even a new type of medical advancement, there is always going to be something new that we haven’t heard of or seen before. During Newton’s time, many people didn’t understand the concept of light, motion or gravity until Newton came around and discovered them. I know one question that I have is what would our world be like today if these important discoveries were not found? Sir Isaac Newton was simply a genius. He discovered many important aspects that are used in the modern world on a daily basis. He was very passionate about learning and his innovations changed the world. The first innovation that Newton brought to our world was the discovery of light. Newton said that white light is made up of many colors. He discovered this by “setting up a prism near his window, and projecting a spectrum twenty-two feet onto the far wall, to prove that the prism was not coloring the light, he refracted the light back together.” The advantage of Newton’s theory of light is that we know that light is made up of many colors. If he wouldn’t have discovered this phenomena, we would still think that color was a mixture of light and darkness, which is what people thought before Newton’s theory of light. Along with his light theory, Newton also discovered the lovely subject Calculus and he invented a telescope using a mirror rather than a lens, which was something

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